verb (used with object)
to sever or interrupt the connection of or between; detach: They disconnected the telephone. We were disconnected.
verb (used without object)
to sever or terminate a connection, as of a telephone; hang up: State your business and disconnect.
to withdraw into one's private world: When social pressures become too great, she simply disconnects.
an act or instance of disconnecting, especially the suspension of telephone or cable TV service for nonpayment of service charges.